Decarbonizing Mongolia's Capital - 22.s092 spring course virtual info session

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm

Virtual Event

Virtual info session (IAP, not for credit) for a new six-unit spring course where students tackle real-world climate & sustainability challenges. All first-years and sophomores welcome! The course is open to all majors and counts toward units beyond the GIRs. View the course syllabus here. For any inquiries, contact Lead Instructor Dr. Rea Lavi at

Link to info session: (registration not required). To receive an email reminder 24hrs before the event and a calendar invite, click here.

The course will be taught by a multidisciplinary team of instructors. Students will also be able to engage with experts from the National University of Mongolia through an online forum.

In this course, you will:

- Tackle, in small teams, a real-world multidisciplinary challenge taken from the MIT project Decarbonizing Ulan Bator led by Prof. Mike Short.

- Learn and apply state-of-the-art tools and techniques for problem-solving: conceptual modeling, brainstorming, prototyping, and more

- Have the option to continue developing your solution beyond the course, with funding and support dependent on the quality of your suggested solution

We look forward to seeing you in the session!

Dr. Lavi and the instructional team

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